Arnfinnur

Only one made

Arnfinnur Vintage Turkish Runner Rug

Description

One-of-a-kind vintage rug, handwoven and handknotted in Herki, Turkey

Dimensions: 3'0" x 14'4" (93 cm x 438 cm)

Arnfinnur has been professionally cleaned; age-related wear and natural inconsistencies are inherent in these unique, handcrafted vintage rugs.

Product Type:
  • Naturally Aged

    Vintage, handwoven rugs from Turkey and Morocco, selected for their color and design and preserved as-is.

Age:
  • Vintage

    Typically between 20-100 years old

Main Color:
  • Multicolor
Color Palette:
  • Maroon

    A medium-to-dark purplish red

  • Spiced Pumpkin Orange

    A medium orange, slightly brownish

  • Teal

    A medium blue-green

  • Rich Amethyst

    A dark, true purple

  • Espresso Brown

    An almost-black brown

Product Details

  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool
  • Dimensions: 3'0" x 14'4" (93 cm x 438 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: maroon, spiced pumpkin orange, teal, rich amethyst, espresso brown

Curator's Notes

Motifs
  • A variation of motifs—simple, tribal, bold, and colorful—all hailing from the Anatolian region (modern-day Turkey)
  • A series of repeating medallions fill out the field in balanced, ornamental details
  • Diagonal lines weave and intersect, forming a grid-like pattern
  • An absolute classic, diamond-based designs create a beautiful and dynamic field of geometric shapes
Region of Origin

Woven in Southeastern Anatolia in the region of Hakkari,Turkey by the Herki Kurdish Tribal group, who are well known for their exquisite weaving, which use naturally dyed glossy wool, resulting in bright and vivid colors.

Material Details

Wool is the most widely used fiber in Turkish rug design. Not only is it plentiful in supply, it’s durable, long-lasting, and incredibly soft—so it’s super comfy to walk and relax on.

How to Style This Rug

Runners brighten the most narrow of spaces.

Hallway

Bedroom

Entryway

Kitchen

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